Born in Rome on August 15, 1980, living and working between Britain and Italy. She took classes at Parson School of Design, New York. She has since established an international reputation for her complex compositions-hybrids. She was awarded the Prize John Hurt Art Prize, Norfolk, UK; The Ingram collection purchase Prize in London, she won the People’s Choice section of Bridgeman Studio Award, London, she was awarded the Ashurst Art Prize Employee’s choice award, London in 2015, the Andrea Mantegna Prize in Mantua in 2014 and the Renaissance Art Prize by the Italian cultural Institute of London in 2010.
She has exhibited at several Art Fairs including MIA Milan Image Fair, Asia Contemporary Hong Kong, ArtVerona, Peckham international Art Fair and The Other Art Fair in London. She has been a resident artist at European Artists in Olofström, Sweden in 2013 and Digital Arts Studios in Belfast in 2009.
Latest solo shows: Barbara Nati solo show, Colorida galeria de arte, Lisbon, Portugal; Pixel Kingdom, Work created live for MACRO Contemporary art museum in Rome; If the present is not enough, Palazzo Penna Civic Museum. Perugia, Italy; Countless Tomorrows (curated by Gaia Conti), Andrea Ingenito Contemporary Art, Milan; Adrift (a cura di Camilla Mineo), Old Hospital, Festival Parma360 (2018); What lurks behind the idylls, Barbagianna ArtHouse. Pontassieve, Tuscany; Upcoming memories (curated by Vanessa J Brady), 10GS Mayfair, Londra (2015); Gravitas, Barbara Nati – Matteo Pugliese, Artribù Art House, Rome; A journey through illusion, CueB gallery, London (2014); Unpredictable trees (curated by Massimo Sgroi), The Format Contemporary, Milano (2013); Le città promesse (curated by Maria Cristina Strati), Marena Rooms Galley, Turin (2011). Latest group shows: Out of the wild, The CAMP Gallery, Miami; Victoria Place Art Project: Open House, The Lighbox Galleries, Woking; Nature and the artifice, CAMP gallery Miami; Intimists, LaFenice Art Gallery, Hong Kong; LondonGroup Open, The Cello Factory, London; Tomorrow’s world, Atom Gallery, London; Editioned, Store Street Gallery, London; Merge Visible. A focus on digital collage, Mall Galleries, London; Candide, the best of all possible worlds, Alidem showroom, Milan; Columbia Threadneedle Prize, Mall Galleries, London; Thirty4Thirty Art Award. Shortlisted work. National Theatre, London; Art for Article 9 of the Constitution, Permanent group installation, Appia Antica Park, Rome; The wisdom of escape. Nancy Victor Gallery, London; Weird and wonderful, CueB Gallery, London; Il fantastico Differente, Art&Co gallerie, Parma.